Overview of Dr. Jaffe

Dr. William Jaffe is an orthopedic surgeon in New York, NY and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital and NYU Langone Hospitals. He received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine and has been in practice 54 years. Dr. Jaffe accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 168 doctors at NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital and one of 219 doctors at NYU Langone Hospitals who specialize in Orthopaedic Surgery.

Education & Training

  • Brigham and Women's HospitalResidency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1970 - 1971
  • Hospital Joint Diseases Orthopedic InstituteResidency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1967 - 1970
  • Hospital Joint Diseases Orthopedic InstituteResidency, General Surgery, 1966 - 1967
  • Lenox Hill HospitalInternship, Transitional Year, 1963 - 1964
  • Temple University School of MedicineClass of 1963

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 1965 - 2023
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2012-2013

Publications & Presentations


Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    Empire BCBS HMO
    Empire BCBS PPO
    Great West PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    MVP Healthcare PPO
    Oxford Health Freedom
    Oxford Health Liberty
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Please verify your coverage with the provider's office directly when scheduling an appointment